Edna Brake Silvey

Born: Sun., Sep. 22, 1929
Died: Sun., Feb. 20, 2011

- Service details not available -

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


Edna Elizabeth Brake Silvey, age 81, of Union Point, GA died Sunday, February 20, 2011 at Greene Point Health Care in Union Point, GA. A native of Greene County, GA, she was born September 22, 1929 the daughter of the late Charles Emory Brake and Sara Caldwell Brake. She attended Greensboro High School and worked as a spinner at Mary Leila Cotton Mills which later became Wellington Puritan Mills retiring in the early 1980''s. She was a member of Bethesda Baptist Church in Union Point, GA.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Bowden Silvey and a brother, Buster Brake. She is survived by a daughter Ann Meadows Silvey of Union Point, GA; a son George Meadows and wife Doris of Barnesville, GA; three granddaughters, Delores Turner of Gainesville, GA, Kay Barnett of Union Point, GA and Barbara Martin of Naples, FL; six great grandchildren, Dale Barnett Jr., Justin Turner, Macy Barnett, Lance Martin, Logan Martin and Lucas Martin; and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bethesda Baptist Church Cemetery, 1560 Bethesda Church Road, Union Point, GA 30669 with Rev. Lem Clark officiating. Serving as pallbearers are Dale Barnett Sr., Dale Barnett Jr., Terry Turner, Justin Turner, Alton Martin and Lance Martin. The family will receive friends from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. at Callaway Funeral Home. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street, Union Point, GA 30669 (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.callawayfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Guest Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Louise Kidd
   Posted Mon February 21, 2011
I feel for your loss and I pray that the Lord will bless you in your time of need.

CathyGarner Royer
   Posted Mon February 21, 2011
Ann, George and family. I am so sorry for the loss of your Mama. I recall with fondness her kindness to me growing up. She will be missed.

cathy murphy
   Posted Mon February 21, 2011
So sorry for you loss. thoughts and prayers go out to you all.

Jimmy and Tara Summers
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
We love you Ms Edna. We will really miss seeing you. You were such a good friend to talk to. We love you. God bless your family.

Cathy and Kelsey Duvall
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
Dale and Macy-we are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

   Posted Tue February 22, 2011

Robert & Annette Dowdy
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Miss Edna was a wonderful person.

Lucy Dowdy Lord
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
So sorry for your loss Ms. Edna was such a sweet and special lady.

Sandra Silvey Vaughn
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
I was married to Harry Silvey and remember your mom. Sorry for your loss.

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Wed February 23, 2011
I am so sorry about Mrs. Edna. All of you are in my prayers. May God bless each of you!

   Posted Wed February 23, 2011
Thinking of you all during this difficult time. Praying God comfort you all. Terrie Jordan-Garcia and family.

Dana Yearwood
   Posted Wed February 23, 2011
Kay and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. God give you and your family comfort and peace during this time. Love you, Dana and children